A Grief Observed Readers Edition

I highly recommend this book for anyone who has gone through the death of a loved one or who wants to comfort." 'This little book has had me in floods of tears [and] shows a real understanding of grief .

A Grief Observed Readers  Edition

A Grief Observed Readers Edition

In April 1956, C.S. Lewis, author of The Chronicles of Narnia, married Joy Davidman, an American poet with two small children. After four intensely happy years, Davidman died of cancer and Lewis found himself alone again, and inconsolable. In response, he wrote this journal, freely confessing his pain, rage, and struggle to sustain his faith. In it he finds the way back to life. Now a modern classic, A Grief Observed has offered solace and insight to countless readers worldwide. This new edition includes the original text of A Grief Observed alongside specially commissioned responses to the book and its themes from respected contemporary writers and thinkers: Hilary Mantel, Jessica Martin, Jenna Bailey, Rowan Williams, Kate Saunders, Francis Spufford and Maureen Freely.

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A Grief Observed Readers' Edition
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: C.S. Lewis
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-30 - Publisher: Faber & Faber

In April 1956, C.S. Lewis, author of The Chronicles of Narnia, married Joy Davidman, an American poet with two small children. After four intensely happy years, Davidman died of cancer and Lewis found himself alone again, and inconsolable. In response, he wrote this journal, freely confessing his pain, rage, and
A Grief Observed
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: C. S. Lewis
Categories: Bereavement
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

In April 1956, C.S. Lewis, author of The Chronicles of Narnia, married Joy Davidman, an American poet with two small children. After four intensely happy years, Davidman died of cancer and Lewis found himself alone again, and inconsolable. In response, he wrote this journal, freely confessing his pain, rage, and
A Grief Observed
Language: en
Pages: 82
Authors: C. Lewis
Categories: Bereavement
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-25 - Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear. I am not afraid, but the sensation is like being afraid. The same fluttering in the stomach, the same restlessness, the yawning. I keep on swallowing. At other times it feels like being mildly drunk, or concussed. There is
Grief Observed
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: C. S. Lewis
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-02-06 - Publisher: Zondervan

Written after his wife's tragic death as a way of surviving the "mad midnight moment," A Grief Observed is C.S. Lewis's honest reflection on the fundamental issues of life, death, and faith in the midst of loss. This work contains his concise, genuine reflections on that period: "Nothing will shake
A Grief Observed
Language: en
Pages: 59
Authors: Clive Staples Lewis
Categories: Bereavement
Type: BOOK - Published: 1966 - Publisher:

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